The table below looks at the statistics for SC Cleared in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SC Cleared over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Security Check (SC) Clearance
Rank 311 371 349
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -22
Permanent jobs citing SC Cleared 380 271 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.81% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 2.43% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 250 168 286
Average salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
SC Cleared
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11569 11174 12971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.79% 25.07% 25.63%
Number of salaries quoted 9220 9144 11124
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SC Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

SC Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region.

SC Cleared Salary Trend in London

SC Cleared
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SC Cleared across the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

SC Cleared Salary Histogram in London

SC Cleared
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SC Cleared within the London region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +51 107 £55,750 +14.35% 15
Canary Wharf +14 5 £51,000 -27.14%
Hammersmith -2 3 - -
Croydon -7 3 £54,250 +55.00%
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Westminster -2 2 £46,000 -8.00% 1
Hounslow -10 2 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £27,000 - 1
Wembley - 1 - -
Enfield - 1 - -
Feltham - 1 - -
Hayes - 1 - -
SC Cleared
England

SC Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared.

1 792 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 222 (28.03%) Finance
3 199 (25.13%) ITIL
4 172 (21.72%) Windows
5 146 (18.43%) PRINCE2
6 120 (15.15%) Telecoms
6 120 (15.15%) Retail
7 118 (14.90%) Microsoft
8 109 (13.76%) Oracle
9 107 (13.51%) Degree
10 106 (13.38%) HP
11 100 (12.63%) SQL
12 96 (12.12%) Linux
13 91 (11.49%) DV Cleared
14 82 (10.35%) Service Management
15 80 (10.10%) Java
16 77 (9.72%) MS Excel
16 77 (9.72%) VMware
17 75 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
18 74 (9.34%) Firewall
19 73 (9.22%) Project Management
20 71 (8.96%) Cisco
21 70 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 68 (8.59%) UNIX
23 65 (8.21%) QA
24 62 (7.83%) Information Security
25 58 (7.32%) ISEB
26 54 (6.82%) SLA
27 53 (6.69%) Software Testing
28 52 (6.57%) Citrix

SC Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing SC Cleared also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SC Cleared. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 50 (6.31%) SharePoint
2 39 (4.92%) Apache
3 37 (4.67%) WebLogic
4 27 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 18 (2.27%) Lync
6 17 (2.15%) MS Exchange
7 13 (1.64%) Apache Pig
8 10 (1.26%) IIS
9 8 (1.01%) NetWeaver
9 8 (1.01%) SAP Portal
9 8 (1.01%) SAP EP
10 7 (0.88%) LiveLink
10 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.88%) Oracle Service Bus
10 7 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 77 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.41%) MS Office
3 9 (1.14%) MS Project
3 9 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 5 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.25%) Maximo
5 2 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) RMDS
6 1 (0.13%) assyst
6 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (1.26%) Amazon S3
1 10 (1.26%) Amazon EMR
2 9 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.51%) Office 365
4 3 (0.38%) SaaS
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.25%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (9.34%) Firewall
2 49 (6.19%) LAN
3 48 (6.06%) WAN
4 42 (5.30%) Wireless
4 42 (5.30%) SAN
5 41 (5.18%) TCP/IP
6 36 (4.55%) Network Security
7 33 (4.17%) VPN
8 29 (3.66%) NAS
9 27 (3.41%) DNS
9 27 (3.41%) HTTP
10 23 (2.90%) IPsec
11 20 (2.53%) Internet
12 18 (2.27%) Wireless Security
13 15 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (1.64%) MPLS
14 13 (1.64%) BGP
15 12 (1.52%) OSPF
15 12 (1.52%) DHCP
15 12 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.67%) Oracle Database
3 34 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 17 (2.15%) MySQL
5 16 (2.02%) MongoDB
6 15 (1.89%) Hadoop
7 13 (1.64%) Apache Hive
7 13 (1.64%) Impala
7 13 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.52%) Mahout
9 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (0.76%) Data Mining
10 6 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (0.63%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (0.63%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.38%) Big Data
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle Exadata
12 3 (0.38%) Neo4j
12 3 (0.38%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 25 (3.16%) LoadRunner
2 19 (2.40%) Selenium
3 17 (2.15%) JIRA
4 16 (2.02%) Git (software)
5 11 (1.39%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.26%) Yeoman
7 9 (1.14%) NeoLoad
7 9 (1.14%) Jenkins
8 8 (1.01%) JMeter
9 7 (0.88%) JUnit
9 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 7 (0.88%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (0.63%) Subversion
10 5 (0.63%) Ant
11 4 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (0.51%) Maven
12 3 (0.38%) jMock
12 3 (0.38%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.38%) LoadUI
General
1 222 (28.03%) Finance
2 120 (15.15%) Telecoms
2 120 (15.15%) Retail
3 36 (4.55%) Banking
4 21 (2.65%) Legal
5 19 (2.40%) Back Office
6 15 (1.89%) Marketing
7 12 (1.52%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.26%) Military
9 8 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.76%) Electronics
12 2 (0.25%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (16.67%) Consultant
2 88 (11.11%) Architect
3 86 (10.86%) Project Manager
4 57 (7.20%) Analyst
5 51 (6.44%) Developer
6 50 (6.31%) Test Consultant
7 36 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 32 (4.04%) Tester
9 31 (3.91%) Network Engineer
10 29 (3.66%) Test Manager
10 29 (3.66%) Programme Manager
11 28 (3.54%) Support Engineer
12 27 (3.41%) Senior Consultant
13 25 (3.16%) DBA
14 24 (3.03%) Security Consultant
15 23 (2.90%) Middleware Engineer
16 22 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
17 21 (2.65%) Technical Architect
18 20 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
19 19 (2.40%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (4.67%) .NET
2 34 (4.29%) Middleware
3 30 (3.79%) XML
4 28 (3.54%) J2EE
5 25 (3.16%) HTML
6 22 (2.78%) Spring
7 20 (2.53%) HTML5
8 16 (2.02%) XML Messaging
8 16 (2.02%) Hibernate
9 13 (1.64%) Web Services
10 12 (1.52%) REST
11 11 (1.39%) JSP
11 11 (1.39%) JSON
12 10 (1.26%) SOAP
12 10 (1.26%) SciPy
12 10 (1.26%) Cascalog
12 10 (1.26%) Pandas
13 8 (1.01%) SAP Business Workflow
13 8 (1.01%) SAP Smart Forms
13 8 (1.01%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.43%) Open Source
2 34 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 33 (4.17%) Clustering
4 27 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 23 (2.90%) CESG
6 20 (2.53%) Replication
7 17 (2.15%) Human Factors
8 16 (2.02%) Firmware
9 15 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 14 (1.77%) Visualisation
11 10 (1.26%) Blackberry
12 8 (1.01%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.88%) GIS
14 6 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.63%) Life Science
15 5 (0.63%) CMDB
15 5 (0.63%) PKI
16 4 (0.51%) CESG CLAS
16 4 (0.51%) RMADS
16 4 (0.51%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 172 (21.72%) Windows
2 96 (12.12%) Linux
3 68 (8.59%) UNIX
4 42 (5.30%) Solaris
5 26 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (2.27%) Windows 7
7 18 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.89%) SUSE
9 9 (1.14%) Windows XP
10 7 (0.88%) Android
11 6 (0.76%) Debian
11 6 (0.76%) HPUX
12 5 (0.63%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.51%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.13%) VxWorks
16 1 (0.13%) LynxOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (25.13%) ITIL
2 146 (18.43%) PRINCE2
3 82 (10.35%) Service Management
4 75 (9.47%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (9.22%) Project Management
6 62 (7.83%) Information Security
7 53 (6.69%) Software Testing
8 46 (5.81%) Risk Management
9 40 (5.05%) Supplier Management
10 39 (4.92%) Line Management
11 38 (4.80%) Change Management
12 36 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
12 36 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 35 (4.42%) Analytics
14 34 (4.29%) Incident Management
14 34 (4.29%) CRM
15 33 (4.17%) Scrum
15 33 (4.17%) Performance Testing
16 32 (4.04%) Problem Management
16 32 (4.04%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 100 (12.63%) SQL
2 80 (10.10%) Java
3 35 (4.42%) C
4 31 (3.91%) Perl
5 26 (3.28%) JavaScript
6 25 (3.16%) C#
7 21 (2.65%) C++
8 20 (2.53%) Shell Script
9 17 (2.15%) Python
10 15 (1.89%) Bash Shell
11 14 (1.77%) Bourne shell
11 14 (1.77%) R
11 14 (1.77%) sed
11 14 (1.77%) AWK
12 13 (1.64%) PowerShell
12 13 (1.64%) VBA
13 12 (1.52%) Clojure
14 11 (1.39%) PHP
15 8 (1.01%) ABAP
15 8 (1.01%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 792 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 107 (13.51%) Degree
3 91 (11.49%) DV Cleared
4 70 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 58 (7.32%) ISEB
6 38 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
7 35 (4.42%) CISSP
8 32 (4.04%) ISTQB
8 32 (4.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 27 (3.41%) CTC Cleared
10 26 (3.28%) CISM
11 24 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 23 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 23 (2.90%) CCNP
13 19 (2.40%) CIMA
13 19 (2.40%) CIPD
14 17 (2.15%) CCIE
15 16 (2.02%) CCNA
16 15 (1.89%) MCSE
17 14 (1.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (8.21%) QA
2 54 (6.82%) SLA
3 29 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.26%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.88%) JSP 440
5 7 (0.88%) COBIT
6 4 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) CESG Infosec
8 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.13%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.13%) GPG13
System Software
1 46 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 22 (2.78%) XenApp
4 20 (2.53%) VMware ESX
5 18 (2.27%) Hyper-V
5 18 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (2.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 13 (1.64%) NFS
8 8 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.88%) Snort
9 7 (0.88%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.88%) vSphere
10 6 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.13%) vCloud
13 1 (0.13%) pfSense
13 1 (0.13%) Samba
13 1 (0.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (3.28%) OpenView
3 24 (3.03%) SCCM
4 20 (2.53%) Data Guard
5 16 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 14 (1.77%) HP SIM
7 10 (1.26%) SCOM
8 7 (0.88%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.76%) SCDPM
9 6 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (0.76%) WSUS
10 5 (0.63%) CiscoWorks
10 5 (0.63%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.63%) SCOrch
11 4 (0.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (0.51%) SCVMM
11 4 (0.51%) Puppet
12 3 (0.38%) ARCserve
12 3 (0.38%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 118 (14.90%) Microsoft
2 109 (13.76%) Oracle
3 106 (13.38%) HP
4 77 (9.72%) VMware
5 71 (8.96%) Cisco
6 52 (6.57%) Citrix
7 45 (5.68%) Juniper
8 41 (5.18%) Fujitsu
9 38 (4.80%) JBoss
10 34 (4.29%) CheckPoint
10 34 (4.29%) Red Hat
11 26 (3.28%) F5
12 23 (2.90%) Remedy
13 22 (2.78%) Dell
14 20 (2.53%) IBM
15 17 (2.15%) NetApp
16 16 (2.02%) Symantec
17 14 (1.77%) SAP
17 14 (1.77%) SolarWinds
18 11 (1.39%) Adobe
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £43000 - £52000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car fund + flexible benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + 10% Car and Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £12.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Travel + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £65000 - £80000 Per Annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum plus an outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum 15% of salary cash/benefits package in additio
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £25 - £30 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: £30000 - £65000 Per Annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Car allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago